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Centuries-old wine for sale in Switzerland

A bottle of French wine dating back to 1774 and dubbed "the wine of kings and the king of wines" is expected to fetch between 40,000 and 50,000 francs ($44,000 and $55,000) at auction next month.

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Trial begins for ‘honour killing’ of teen daughter

A 53-year-old Pakistani man known as Scheragha R goes on trial on Tuesday for the vicious murder in 2010 of his 16-year-old daughter, Swera.

Bare breasts and a great summer

Bare breasts and a great summer

Two topless panty-clad women raced through the crowd at the Sechseläuten parade in Zurich on Monday afternoon, as an exploding snowman's head brought the promise of fine summer weather.

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Swiss top European skin cancer league

Switzerland holds the record for the highest number of new cases of skin melanoma per year in Europe, according to the latest figures,